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Towson in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Epsom Chapel

 
 
Epsom Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Chris Nelson, November 7, 2009
1. Epsom Chapel Marker
Inscription. Built 1839 and located just West of this marker on land donated by Henry B. Chew of Epsom Estate, the chapel served Towsontown both as church and community center. The chapel was first used by Methodists and became the cradle of Methodism in Towson. Demolished, 1950.
 
Erected by Baltimore County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 24.1′ N, 76° 35.991′ W. Marker is in Towson, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is at the intersection of Virginia Avenue and East Joppa Road, on the right when traveling south on Virginia Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Towson MD 21286, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Baltimore County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hometown Hero (approx. 0.3 miles away); Abisado (approx. 0.3 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Baltimore County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); War of 1812 Cannon (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wartime Support (approx. 1.1 miles away); Captain Charles Ridgely (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Towson.
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2010, by Chris Nelson of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,051 times since then and 131 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 11, 2010, by Chris Nelson of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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